Enable’s iterative improvement, one step at a time.
I Deliver Solutions.
I deliver solutions which create measurable business value. My forte is tightly integrating iterative technological improvements with people-focused learning and upskilling, creating an environment where positive change is encouraged. I continue to evangelize a cloud-first approach following DevOps best practices.
Using technology to empower development teams to deliver better software faster.
Architecting your applications to be deployed to the cloud, creating customer-focused sequence diagrams, developming network layouts, and designing micro-services layouts.
Designing the application deployment process with your team, from creating git workflows to match your deployment strategise to implementing CI/CD pipelines to automate each step.
Working with your team at every part of the software development lifecycle to empower rapid development, leveraging agile software development.
DevOps Consultant, Contino
Lead transformations which helped large, heavily-regulated enterprises become fast, agile and competitive.
Automation Intern, Soterea
Automated the data labeling workflow, enabling the creation of consitent well-maintained datasets to power the future of safe self-driving cars.
DevOps Engineer, iconectiv
Facilitated the adoption of DevOps best Practices, though training & pairing with development teams.
Co-Founder, Soda Hop Media
Pioneered accessible cloud gaming technology, aiming to revolutionize the way humans interact with computers.
Contract Consultant, various Minecraft Servers
Honed my development skills across many different teams during the boom of Minecraft.
GCP Professional Cloud Architect
“A Professional Cloud Architect enables organizations to leverage Google Cloud technologies. With a thorough understanding of cloud architecture and Google Cloud Platform, this individual can design, develop, and manage robust, secure, scalable, highly available, and dynamic solutions to drive business objectives.” ~ Google Cloud
GCP Associate Cloud Engineer
“An Associate Cloud Engineer deploys applications, monitors operations, and manages enterprise solutions. This individual is able to use Google Cloud Console and the command-line interface to perform common platform-based tasks to maintain one or more deployed solutions that leverage Google-managed or self-managed services on Google Cloud.” ~ Google Cloud
“Since 1912, the Eagle Scout rank has represented a milestone of accomplishment—perhaps without equal—that is recognized across the country and even the world.” ~ Scouting.org
What’s my Skillset?
I have extensive experience in Docker, K8s, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform and more. I have worked in a wide breadth of companies across a variety of industries ranging from small gaming companies to large financial institutions, and have experience at every level of the software development lifecycle. I can help empower your team to succeed.
What People Are Saying About Me?
Love having Aaron on my delivery team. He’s very much on top of things, often getting things done before we realize it. Moreover, he’s been fantastic at collaborating with other coworkers on the delivery team as well as running meetings with client stakeholders. We’ve gotten great feedback on him personally from the client.
Aaron immediately jumped in suggesting Postgres for storing TF state which we ended up using at the customer! Now in my first engagement with him he has jumped right back in assisting with k8s installs of Jenkins and Artifactory. He has patiently helped me out with some things about Rancher I did not know and paired throughout. He is super fun and easy to work with. He very quickly figured out every bump in the road with the helm installs.
Working with Aaron was a great experience, he had a lot of patience with me and I saw my coding skills improved greatly. Also, Aaron’s presentation skills are excellent which makes demos fun. Keep being an enthusiastic influence!
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